Video: Teelings' whiskey journey to unfold on TV3
Published 31/05/2015 | 02:30
Jack and Stephen Teeling are covered in dust. The final dollops of paint are being applied to the brand new €10m Teeling Distillery in the heart of Dublin's Liberties.
It'll be open to tourists and visitors in a matter of days.
Teeling's is already the biggest Irish independent whiskey distiller, according to Jack, who plonked most of his windfall from the €80m sale of Cooley Distillery into creating a new hipster craft whiskey brand and a city-centre distillery.
The brothers - sons of legendary corporate raider and resources and whiskey tycoon John Teeling - have spotted a gap in the market for high-end Irish whiskey, somewhere between Jameson and Redbreast and targeted at Millennials.
The brothers' journey from building site to fully functioning distillery and global brand will be played out in a four-part TV3 documentary which begins on June 8.
A must-watch for anyone who wants to know how to get a new business up and running.
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